CLUB NEWS: Norwich return to team action

After a long lay-off caused by the Coronavirus pandemic Norwich Stars returned to team action with a Norfolk League 3 team tournament against Hethersett Hawks and Spixworth Scorpions and it was the newly nicknamed Scorpions who ran out comfortable winners with 105 points with Hethersett just pipping Norwich by 1 point for 2nd.

Spixworth 105
Hethersett 83
Norwich 82 (Lee Grange 17, Dave Spauls 7, Jamie Medler 14, Tom Blackmore 16, Dave Blackmore 3, Max Mitchell 11, Shaun Kell 11, Gary Colby 3

A Junior match followed which was contested by Norwich and Hethersett and it was the young Stars who ran out winners by 91-69 with Shaun Kell, Connor Jarrett, Will Blackmore and Frank Spauls all scoring well. Gabriel Carpenter, Zackary Eastwood and Ruth Carpenter all made their competitive debuts and showed great promise.

Norwich Scorers: Shaun Kell 18+1, Will Blackmore 18+1, Frank Spauls 17+2, Connor Jarrett 16+2, Gabriele Carpenter 11+3, Zackary Eastwood 8, Ruth Carpenter 3

The next round of the Norfolk League takes place on Sunday 6th June at Spixworth with the Junior match at 11am followed by the Senior match at 1pm